Cowlitz County Death Certificates

Search for Cowlitz County WA death certificates. A death certificate search can provide information on time of death, place of death, legal proof of death, proof of death, wills, estates, filing for life insurance, death records, age at death, cause of death, certified death certificates, and genealogical research.


Coroners and Medical Examiners in Cowlitz County Washington are responsible for determining the cause, time, and manner of death for a deceased person. As part of this job, they maintain Cowlitz County death records, including death certificates. These records list information about how the deceased person passed away, the time and place of death, and any personal information about the deceased, such as the person's name, date of birth, and age at death. Coroners and Medical Examiners report this information to state and local government authorities, who may also issue Cowlitz County death certificates. These records may be available through the Cowlitz County Coroner and Medical Examiner's website.

Cowlitz County Medical Examiner & Coroner Longview WA 1946 3rd Avenue 98632 360-577-3079


Clerk Offices in Cowlitz County Washington maintain and preserve public records for a local government, including vital documents such as death certificates. Cowlitz County death certificates provide information on the deceased individual's name, the place and time of death, and age at death. They may also include the cause of death. Cowlitz County Clerks often issue certified death certificates, which may be required to settle financial and legal matters such as wills, estates, or filing for life insurance. Death certificates can also be used for genealogical research, and some Clerk Offices maintain Cowlitz County vital records that date back to the 1600s. Clerk Offices typically provide online access to death certificates.

Cowlitz County Clerk Kelso WA 312 1st Avenue 98626 302-853-1717

Kalama City Clerk Kalama WA 320 North 1st Street 98625 360-673-4561

Woodland City Clerk Woodland WA 230 Davidson Avenue 98674 360-225-8281


Hospitals in Cowlitz County Washington provide a range of medical services to patients of all ages, and they also create death records for individuals who pass away or are declared dead at a Hospital. These death certificates list the deceased individual's name, the time and place of death, and age at death, and they may also include the cause of death. Cowlitz County Hospitals report death information to Washington State and local government authorities, which issue certified Cowlitz County death certificates that act as legal proof of death. Hospital death certificates may be available online through the Hospital website.

PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center Longview WA 1615 Delaware Street 98632 360-414-2000